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Strings in Motif

Motif uses two types of string:

Motif provides a number of functions to convert a String into an XmString.

The Resource XmNlabelString is one of many resources that use this data type.

XmStringCreateSimple(),XmStringCreateLtoR(), XmStringGetLtoR(), XmStringCompare(), XmStringConcat(), XmStringCopy() etc. functions exist.

Their use is fairly simple - see reference manual for more details.
Tue May 24 16:52:56 BST 1994